The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 40 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +35
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 91 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.43% 5.69% 1.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.06% 30.00% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 81 39 11
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,800 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Visual Studio
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
293 130 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 23.94% 18.98% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 239 126 226
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Brighton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 168 (92.82%) .NET
2 163 (90.06%) C#
3 146 (80.66%) SQL Server
4 115 (63.54%) ASP.NET
5 94 (51.93%) HTML
6 73 (40.33%) VB.NET
7 71 (39.23%) JavaScript
7 71 (39.23%) SQL
8 68 (37.57%) MVC
9 62 (34.25%) Microsoft
10 57 (31.49%) jQuery
11 53 (29.28%) WCF
12 50 (27.62%) CSS
13 43 (23.76%) XML
14 42 (23.20%) TDD
15 41 (22.65%) Web Services
16 40 (22.10%) Team Foundation Server
17 38 (20.99%) OO
18 37 (20.44%) VB
18 37 (20.44%) .NET Framework
18 37 (20.44%) VB6
19 36 (19.89%) LINQ
20 35 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
21 32 (17.68%) MS Excel
22 31 (17.13%) T-SQL
23 30 (16.57%) Finance
23 30 (16.57%) Degree
24 29 (16.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
25 28 (15.47%) Computer Science
26 27 (14.92%) Windows

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.21%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.10%) WordPress
2 2 (1.10%) IIS
3 1 (0.55%) CMS
3 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (80.66%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 25 (13.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (13.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 24 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (12.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (12.15%) SQLite
6 21 (11.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (7.73%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.66%) MySQL
9 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 40 (22.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 14 (7.73%) NUnit
2 14 (7.73%) Subversion
2 14 (7.73%) SpecFlow
3 13 (7.18%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.18%) Hudson
4 6 (3.31%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (16.57%) Finance
2 13 (7.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 169 (93.37%) Developer
2 97 (53.59%) C# Developer
3 61 (33.70%) .NET Developer
4 51 (28.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (20.99%) Software Developer
6 25 (13.81%) Web Developer
6 25 (13.81%) C# Web Developer
7 24 (13.26%) .NET Web Developer
8 16 (8.84%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (8.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (7.73%) Agile C# Developer
11 13 (7.18%) ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (7.18%) Software Engineer
12 12 (6.63%) C# Software Engineer
13 11 (6.08%) Senior Developer
14 10 (5.52%) Senior C# Developer
15 7 (3.87%) Programmer
15 7 (3.87%) Analyst
16 6 (3.31%) Software Programmer
16 6 (3.31%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (92.82%) .NET
2 115 (63.54%) ASP.NET
3 94 (51.93%) HTML
4 57 (31.49%) jQuery
5 53 (29.28%) WCF
6 50 (27.62%) CSS
7 43 (23.76%) XML
8 41 (22.65%) Web Services
9 37 (20.44%) .NET Framework
10 36 (19.89%) LINQ
11 25 (13.81%) HTML5
12 24 (13.26%) Silverlight
13 22 (12.15%) WPF
14 19 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (7.73%) WinForms
16 9 (4.97%) Ajax
17 4 (2.21%) SOAP
17 4 (2.21%) XSL
17 4 (2.21%) XSLT
18 3 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.92%) Windows
2 6 (3.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (37.57%) MVC
2 42 (23.20%) TDD
3 38 (20.99%) OO
4 35 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (14.36%) OOP
6 25 (13.81%) OOD
7 19 (10.50%) Software Engineering
8 18 (9.94%) Web Development
9 17 (9.39%) Scrum
10 13 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.08%) BDD
12 8 (4.42%) Performance Management
13 4 (2.21%) SSADM
13 4 (2.21%) UML
13 4 (2.21%) Performance Tuning
14 3 (1.66%) Waterfall
14 3 (1.66%) Multithreading
15 2 (1.10%) Unit Testing
15 2 (1.10%) Web Usability
16 1 (0.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 163 (90.06%) C#
2 73 (40.33%) VB.NET
3 71 (39.23%) JavaScript
3 71 (39.23%) SQL
4 37 (20.44%) VB
4 37 (20.44%) VB6
5 31 (17.13%) T-SQL
6 22 (12.15%) Lua
7 15 (8.29%) C
8 10 (5.52%) Java
9 4 (2.21%) C++
9 4 (2.21%) VBScript
10 3 (1.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (16.57%) Degree
2 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.15%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 62 (34.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.10%) Adobe
3 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
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